Jason Crane


Jason Crane, Manager Scientific Software Development

Undergraduate Education

B.A. Chemistry, Brandeis University 

Graduate Education

Ph.D. Chemistry, University of California Berkeley

Role in the lab

Design and development of software systems for data analysis and management.

Current project

My current efforts are focused on development of the open-source SIVIC software package for analysis and visualization of MR spectroscopy data.


Recent Publication

Ozturk-Isik E., Chen A.P., Crane J.C., Bian W., Xu D. Han E.T., Chang S.M., Vigneron D.B., Nelson S.J. 3D Sensitivity Encoded Ellipsoidal MR Spectroscopic Imaging of Gliomas at 3T. J. Magnetic Resonance Imaging, 27(9) 1249-1257, (2009). (pdf)


Crane J.C., Nelson S.J., Erberich S.G. Service Oriented Architecture for Secure and Rapid Access to Distributed DICOM Medical Images Using HealthGrid Technology:  A Globus MEDICUS Plug-In for OsiriX PACS. (Invited to Radiographics, 2008).


Hu S., Lustig M., Chen A.P., Crane J.C., Kerr A., Kelley D.A.C., Hurd R., Kurhanewicz J., Nelson S.J., Pauly J.M., D.B. Vigneron D.B. Compressed Sensing for Resolution Enhancement of Hyperpolarized C-13 Flyback 3D-MRSI. Journal of Magnetic Resonance, 192(2) 258-264, (2008). (pdf)


Li Y., Chen A.P., Crane J.C., Chang S.M., Vigneron D.B., Nelson S.J. Three-dimensional, J-resolved H-1 magnetic resonance spectroscopic imaging of volunteers and patients with brain tumors at 3 T. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 58(5) 886-892 (2007). (pdf)


Li Y., Osorio J.A., Ozturk-Isik E., Chen A.P., Xu D., Crane J.C., Cha S., Chang S., Berger M.S., Vigneron D.B., Nelson S.J. Considerations in applying 3D PRESS H-1 brain MRSI with an eight-channel phased-array coil at 3 T. Magnetic Resonance Imaging, 24(10), 1295-1302 (2006). (pdf)


Crane J.C., Crawford F.W., Nelson J. Grid Enabled Magnetic Resonance Scanners for Near Real-Time Medical Image Processing, Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, 66(12), 1524-1533 (2006). 


Ozturk E, Crane JC, Chang SM, Berger MS, Nelson SJ.  Unaliasing Lipid Contamination for MR Spectroscopic Imaging of Gliomas at 3T Using Sensitivity Encoding (SENSE). Magn Reson. Med. 55(5), 1164-1169 (2006). (pdf)


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